Florida Tech Athletics Has 152 Student Athletes Named To Spring Conference Honor Roll
By Daniel Supraner, Florida Tech Sports // July 2, 2017
37 Student-Athletes earned a perfect 4.0 G.P.A
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Florida Tech student-athletes continue to garner recognition for their efforts in the classroom as 152 spring sport student-athletes were named to the Sunshine State Conference’s Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
Of the 152 student-athletes, 37 earned a perfect 4.0 grade-point average for the spring semester.
A record 1,141 student-athletes are named to the 2017 Sunshine State Conference Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll, announced Friday, June 30 by Commissioner Ed Pasque.
A total of 177 student-athletes carried a perfect 4.0 GPA for the semester.
SSC provisional members, Embry-Riddle and Palm Beach Atlantic, had a combined 143 student-athletes on the Honor Roll.
This spring’s numbers break the previous SSC Commissioner’s Spring Honor Roll records of 1,039 student-athletes honored and 168 perfect grade-point averages, which were set in 2016.
To be eligible for the Spring SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll, a student-athlete must post a minimum GPA of 3.20 on a scale of 4.00.
Participants in the sports of men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s swimming, men’s and women’s golf, men’s and women’s tennis, men’s and women’s lacrosse, women’s rowing, baseball, and softball are eligible for the spring honor roll.
Having won 102 Division II National Championships, the SSC’s student-athletes have also proven to be successful in the classroom.
For the seventh consecutive year, the SSC boasts an Academic Success Rate of 86 percent. The mark ranks first among all NCAA Division II conferences.
Below is a breakdown of the 152 Panther student-athletes who were named to the SSC Honor Roll.
The 37 names in bold carried a 4.0 GPA in the spring.
- Ryan Allain Forensic Psychology
- Rodnie Bernard Civil Engineering
- Jacob Buck Forensic Psychology
- Kevin Capella Sport Management
- Ty Cohen Civil Engineering
- Colin Cristello Construction Management
- Sam Crocker Mechanical Engineering
- Matt DiNenna Aviation Management
- Eli Ginsburg Aerospace Engineering
- Michael Jenks Psychology
- Michael Knott Mechanical Engineering
- Jacob Lane Business and Environmental Studies
- Trent Masih Civil Engineering
- Bay McIntosh Aviation Management
- Erik Molina Mechanical Engineering
- Jordan Murray Software Engineering
- Zach Orchard Prelaw
- Ryan Sinzenich Accounting
- Tim Whalen Accounting
- Grant Willcoxon Business Administration
- Rhett Willis Sport Management
- David Wilson Business Administration
- Philip Bernhard Mathematical Science
- Robert Booth Computer Science
- Harry Craik Civil Engineering
- Derek Murphy Business Administration
- Antonios Pefanis Marketing
- Amanda Allen Civil Engineering
- Vaughne Chavez-Gray Psychology
- Gracie Doane Psychology
- Michaela Gelbaugh Forensic Psychology
- Gudlaug Juliusdottir Mechanical Engineering
- Julie McCarthy Ocean Engineering
- Tereza Sedlakova Global Management and Finance
- Ana Stankovic Business Administration
- Ashle Thompson Mechanical Engineering
- DeLise Williams Psychology
Those in bold earned a 4.0 grade point average.
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